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The socialist impulse : Latin America in the twentieth century

Author: Charles D Ameringer
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, cop. 2009.
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Discusses the vision and reality of the century-long effort in Latin America to embrace socialism as a way to gain economic development and justice. Analyzing the socialist movements and governments  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles D Ameringer
ISBN: 9780813033099 0813033098
OCLC Number: 690192827
Description: 1 v. (332 p.) ; 24 cm
Contents: Argentina : the socialist ferment --
Uruguay : Batlle's way --
Chile : the road to socialism --
Ideas serving the Mexican Revolution --
Implementing the constitution of 1917 --
The Mexican fallout : Nicaragua --
The Three : González Prada, Mariátegui, and Haya --
APRA : the maximum program --
APRA : the minimum program --
Venezuela : democratic action --
Costa Rica : Tico socialism --
From the Caribbean to the Andes --
Juan Perón and justicialismo --
The rise of Christian socialism --
"Is the Mexican Revolution dead?" --
The Cuban Revolution --
Central America aflame --
Rural violence and urban terror --
The collapse of Creole socialism --
The neoliberal onslaught --
Fin del siglo/end of the century.
Other Titles: Argentina : the socialist ferment.
Uruguay : Batlle's way.
Chile : the road to socialism.
Ideas serving the Mexican Revolution.
Implementing the constitution of 1917.
Mexican fallout : Nicaragua.
Three : González Prada, Mariátegui, and Haya.
APRA : the maximum program.
APRA : the minimum program.
Venezuela : democratic action.
Costa Rica : Tico socialism.
From the Caribbean to the Andes.
Juan Perón and justicialismo.
Rise of Christian socialism.
"Is the Mexican Revolution dead?"
Cuban Revolution.
Central America aflame.
Rural violence and urban terror.
Collapse of Creole socialism.
Neoliberal onslaught.
Fin del siglo/end of the century.
Responsibility: Charles D. Ameringer.


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An exhaustive and detailed overview of all things socialist in twentieth-century Latin America. Ameringer's mastery of the broad literature, as a senior member of the profession building on decades Read more...

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